The Thursday Club is an open forum discussion group for anyone interested in the theories and practices of cross-disciplinarity, interactivity, technologies and philosophies of the state-of-the-art in today’s (and tomorrow’s) cultural landscape(s).
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Updated Archives

Updated Archives and Past events Download the Pdf with Images: THURSDY CLUB Past events
Tuesday 17 December 2013 - Special Event - Alain Lioret - Artificial Beings for Art Exploration and Creation -

Tuesday 17 December 2013 – Special Event – Alain Lioret – Artificial Beings for Art Exploration and Creation -

Tuesday December 17th  6.00-7.30pm Ben Pimlott lecture theatre Goldsmiths Title : Artificial Beings for Art Exploration and Creation Abstract : Time Beings are a population of creator artificial beings. They take various forms of elementary corpuscles, according to various types of artwork (pixel, frame, vertex, note, word). They operate on the basis of quantum properties and...
25 July 2013- The Emergent City. From Complexity to The City of Bits. Stanza

25 July 2013- The Emergent City. From Complexity to The City of Bits. Stanza

The Emergent City. From Complexity to The City of Bits. Stanza www.stanza.co.uk  Download the poster for the exhibition here Goldsmiths Ben Pimlott lecture theatre 6pm on Thursday 25th Jul   Stanza is an internationally recognised artist, who has been exhibiting worldwide since 1984. He is an expert in arts technology, CCTV, online networks, touch screens,...
2 May 2013 - Laika : Eulogies and Prophecies by Lior Lerman and Jonathan Shohet

2 May 2013 – Laika : Eulogies and Prophecies by Lior Lerman and Jonathan Shohet

Laika : Eulogies and Prophecies Compiling an Encyclopedia of Contemporary Mythology By Lior Lerman and Jonathan Shohet At the C4CC (Centre for Creative collaboration) website     Laika – Eulogies and Prophecies is the second part in a series of performances about the way people have looked towards and away from the future during the...
28 March 2013 - Endless War, a work in progress - GRAHAM HARWOOD

28 March 2013 – Endless War, a work in progress – GRAHAM HARWOOD

THURSDAY MARCH 28th 2013 6-8pm VENUE C4CC - Centre for Creative Colaboration website GRAHAM HARWOOD Title - Endless War, a work in progress. A walk through the wikileaks Afghan War Diaries by NGRAM analyses. The talk will be contextualised by showing segments of the Artwork, Endless War by YoHa and Matthew Fuller which was begun...
14 May 2013 - BIOMEDIATIONS: ART, LIFE, MEDIA - One-day symposium

14 May 2013 – BIOMEDIATIONS: ART, LIFE, MEDIA – One-day symposium

BIOMEDIATIONS: ART, LIFE, MEDIA One-day symposium at Goldsmiths, University of London Date: Tuesday 14 May 2013 Venue: New Cross, MRB Screen 1 The event is free and open to all. Programme bellow but also available to download here  Symposium description: ‘Life’ signifies many things. To begin with, it is a philosophical abstraction referring to our...
25th May 2013 - Forget the Book: Writing in the Age of Digital Publishing

25th May 2013 – Forget the Book: Writing in the Age of Digital Publishing

Forget the Book: Writing in the Age of Digital Publishing 25th May, Goldsmiths, University of London  Book free places here: http://forgetthebook.eventbrite.co.uk/# Doug Sery (MIT Press) and Sean Cubitt (Goldsmiths) in conversation. You are invited to join a conversation that is not about the past or future of the book but rather about the prospects for...
17 Jan 2013 - Methods Lab public lecture - prof Laura Marks

17 Jan 2013 – Methods Lab public lecture – prof Laura Marks

Methods Lab public lecture Ben Pimlott lecture theatre Ben Pimlott Building, Goldsmiths, New Cross Thursday Club 17/1/2013 - 6-8pm in Art and Culture Studies in the School for the Contemporary Arts at Simon Fraser University. She is a theorist, curator and critic. Her books include: Enfoldment & Infinity (2010); Touch (2002); The Skin of the Film...
28 Feb 2013 - Sean Cubitt - The Order of Display from lithography to raster

28 Feb 2013 – Sean Cubitt – The Order of Display from lithography to raster

Ben Pimlott lecture theatre Ben Pimlott Building, Goldsmiths, New Cross Thursday Club 28th February 2013 - 6-8pm Sean Cubitt The Order of Display from lithography to raster   The progressive scanning that dominates screen displays (and its close relatives among digital printing technologies) has a genealogy taking us back through the Trinitron mask and the Dzworykin...
9 June 2011 - Art's Chiastic Relationship with the law

9 June 2011 – Art’s Chiastic Relationship with the law

Internet art has been characterised as providing a particularly effective means to critique the force of the law through its employment of networked digital technologies (Stallabrass, 2003; Paul, 2003). This reflects a more general understanding of the law and art as being in an oppositional relationship (Douzinas & Nead, 1999). However, Jeremy will propose that...